Lady Gaga bands her own video, Chelsea Handler lands an exciting gig with Netflix and tragedy strikes the Real Housewives. These stories and more in today’s Dirty Laundry, presented by Harte Nissan and Harte Infiniti.
Lady Gaga originally had a video for “Do What U Want” and she decided to pull the video because she thought she’d get backlash since R.Kelly was once on trial for child porn (he was acquitted) and her director is in a bit of controversy over allegedly sexually assaulting or harassing his models. (Terry Richardson). Not to mention that the video is graphic — you see Gaga laying in a hospital bed and R. Kelly plays the doctor. He reaches under her sheet, she moans, and he responds, “Sounds like that medicine’s starting to kick in.” Then Gaga passes out and a party starts on top of her body.
50 Cent was on Watch What Happens Live last night and did “Plead the 5th” with Andy Cohen… she admitted that he never hooked up with Kim Kardashian… only took pictures of them together and people assumed they dated. He was asked who is the most overrated rapper and he said Jay Z. “He would say he was overrated. Rather be overrated than underpaid,” he added.
And he it looks like he still has a thing for Chelsea Handler… he called her a gator in the bedroom and his face lit up when talking about her.
And it’s official…Chelsea Handler signed a 7 year deal with Netflix! She’ll host their first talk show, and do a standup special and four docu-comedy specials!
Sad news for the Real Housewives of New Jersey star Joe Giudice… his 63 year old father collapsed and died in Joe’s garden. Frank Giudice — who also appears on Real Housewives of New Jersey along with Joe and Teresa — was building a chicken coop in the garden when he fell to the ground.
Katie Couric is getting married this weekend in the Hamptons to John Molner.
Kanye West was in Cannes to talk about music and celebrity endorsement deals but before the interview he demanded that all labels be removed from water bottles ahead of his session…. he said he wouldn’t be seen with them unless paid by the companies.
And Kim Kardashian says she wants another child and that she and Kanye will always be in the honeymoon phase… yeah, right.
Dwayne Johnson (The Rock) opened up to The Hollywood Reporter about his battle with depression. He now lives with his 29-year-old girlfriend, Lauren Hashian, and has several movies in the works. He’s set to star in the summer action flick Hercules, which hits theaters July 25. He also has two more movies set for 2015, Fast & Furious 7 and San Andreas.
Harrison Ford is recovering from surgery on his leg after it was broken by a door on the set of Star Wars… he will have to do therapy but looks forward to returning.
Honey Boo Boo was on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon the other night and now sources are saying that they had to edit the awkward interview because Honey Boo Boo was being hostile towards Jimmy and that she even hit her mom Mama June! Jimmy told her never to hit her mom.
Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez were seen at Bible study yesterday… right after the story broke that Justin had got Selena pregnant and two other girls in the past pregnant! And that his team has plans on how to deal with the pregnancies… by paying off the women.
Taylor Swift posted a photo of her new kitten on Instagram… “Meet Olivia Benson,” Swift wrote in the photo caption …after the Law and Order character. She already has Meredith Grey after Grey’s Anatomy.
Jennifer Lopez was on the Wendy Williams show today and says that she and Casper Split a few months ago… she also was asked about dating Pitbull but she said they’re more like brother and sister. She’s promoting her new album AKA.
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